Fiber dissection technique: lateral aspect of the brain.

  title={Fiber dissection technique: lateral aspect of the brain.},
  author={Ugur T{\"u}re and M. Gazi Yaşargil and Allan H. Friedman and Ossama Al-Mefty},
  volume={47 2},
  pages={417-26; discussion 426-7}
OBJECTIVE The fiber dissection technique involves peeling away the white matter tracts of the brain to display its three-dimensional anatomic organization. Early anatomists demonstrated many tracts and fasciculi of the brain using this technique. The complexities of the preparation of the brain and the execution of fiber dissection have led to the neglect of this method, particularly since the development of the microtome and histological techniques. Nevertheless, the fiber dissection technique… CONTINUE READING
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